Vince Vandehaar, MBA

Adjunct Full Professor, Marketing

Vince teaches undergraduate, MBA, MHA marketing & health classes 20% of his time (since 1988) at either Avila University and/or Webster University and consults the remainder. Vince is a Malcolm Baldrige coach, a professional moderator and actively involved in the national Society for Healthcare Strategy & Market Development (SHSMD), KAHCC, MAHPRM, KC Employee Benefit Professional Association, American College of Healthcare Executives, the American Marketing Association KC Chapter (SIG Healthcare Co-chair) and an SG2 advocate.

Vince started his boutique consulting firm (VVV Consultants LLC) on 1/1/2009, after working for Saint Luke’s Health System of Kansas City for 16 years; Blue Cross Blue Shield of KC for 2 years and Tillinghast Tower’s Perrin Actuarial Consulting for 2 ½ years. .Note: While with Saint Luke’s Hospital of KC -Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in March of 2003, Vince was co-led for Cat 2 – Planning and Cat 3 -Voice of Customer.

Specifically LLC work, Vince facilitates strategic planning, creates proven business / marketing plan tactics & measures, facilitates / creates IRS aligned Community Health Needs Assessments, conducts both qualitative & quantitative development research and coach’s new CEOs.

Vince is a farm kid from Bondurant, Iowa, married and resides in Olathe, KS. Vince graduated from Central College Pella, IA with a BA (1978) in Business Management and has his MBA (1988) from the University of Northern Iowa. During off time, Vince enjoys Chiefs Football, Royal Baseball, Saturday morning pick-up basketball at age 67+, walking and boogie golf.

Marketing 310, Consumer Behavior 312, Promotions 313, International Marketing 411, Health Care
Central College - BA Business Administration 1978, University of Northern Iowa -MBA 1988
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